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  1. Re: 16 months and increase in frequency?

    Thanks for the responses! I do feel much better. She has responded to me setting limits, such as "we will nurse after your bath." I guess I was not expecting this... well to the point that it is...
  2. 16 months and increase in frequency?

    My daughter has recently been getting very aggressive with me when she wanted to nurse. She would lift up my shirt, rub her face in my chest etc... so I taught her the sign for milk. She caught on...
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    Re: We made it!

    Yeah! We also recently made it to the year mark! All the trouble in the beginning was so worth it!
  4. Re: First time mom, day 6, milk not coming in...help!

    I second the supplemental nursing system! I would definilty ask your LC about that on Monday. You are doing great, stick with it and keep us posted!
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    Pump weaning and supply issues?

    My daughter is currently 8 months old. I work 12 hour shifts 2-3 days per week. When she turns 1 I plan to stop pumping while I am at work, but plan to continue to breastfeed when I am home. So my...
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    Re: Hands free pumping?

    I don't use any holder. My body must just be the right length, because I am able to slouch over a little and rest the bottles on my legs.
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    Re: Milk Blister that Will Not Go Away!

    i just read your post, because I too am starting to wonder if it is thrush. I have an appointment with the doctor tomorrow am so we will see what he has to say. It doesn't help that my LO has a...
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    Milk Blister that Will Not Go Away!

    I'm getting sick of it. It is just on my left breast. I don't have a clogged duct or anything, but this milk blister that is just sticking around and wont go away! Has anyone else had this problem...
  9. Re: DS got used to being nursed to sleep lying down?

    yup, stared right when dd was 4 months old. we don't nurse lying down, but sitting. it has gotten better, but not as good as it could. i think this is called the 4th month awakening or something...
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    Re: Medication links?

    Okay, I found an answer. If anyone is wondering this is the most helpful thing that I found. http://www.kellymom.com/health/meds/index.html
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    Medication links?

    I am wondering if anyone knows of a good website that lists potential risks of taking medications. I have been given the okay to take pseudophedrine and flomax from my doctor for seasonal allergies...
  12. Re: poop patrole... need help with poopie ?

    You know I am going through the same thing! I was asking DH today if he thinks I should call the doctor because nothing else appears to be off. My DD has actually started to poop less; however,...
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    Re: Re-establishing breastfeeding

    Sounds a lot like what I went though. First piece of adivce: Ignore your pediatrician. Becoming a mom along with being a RN have made me realize that doctors do not always know what they are...
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    Re: New Habbit?

    I should also add that a few weeks ago she also found her hands and has taken to sucking on them. Often when she pulls off she will start sucking on her hands.
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    New Habbit?

    I should start by saying that I went back to work this past week. My DD has been getting bottles when I am at work. Since returning to work it seems that she will only nurse for a very short period...
  16. Re: Encouragement For New Breastfeeding Mums

    So I just wrote my whole story in probably a 2 page post and lost it!

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    It took my daughter and I 9 1/2 to breastfeed. She was jaundiced and had excessive weight...
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    Re: Won't stop feeding - long

    Could she be going through a growth spurt? It may be early, but not all babies have growth spurts at the same time. I would stick it out. I am sure that this will pass. As for the solids, I...
  18. Re: Fussy at breast; not breastfeeding

    One thing that I know many people also find helpful in reintroducing the breast after the baby is used to the bottle are nipple shields. If you LO is liking the nipple on the bottle better than the...
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    Re: feeling sad

    Don't give up, it sounds like you are doing great! Just relax and let it happen naturally, don't force it. I had the same thing happen to me and we had problem after problem. Long story short I...
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    Re: Need help getting baby to the breast!

    YEAH! Congrats! If it is anything like my DD you wont need the sns for long! Nursing LO to sleep is awesome! It is one of my favorites. We are still working on that since she doesn't comfort...
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    Re: Fat baby

    LOL! My DD is the same way, she is not in 6 month cloths yet though. At her 2 month check up she was 11lbs 7oz and I know she is ALOT more now also (her lowest weight was 5lbs 15oz). I was at the...
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    Re: Need help getting baby to the breast!

    I just looked up the ultimate wrap and it looks the same as what we are using...they just put a brand name on a long piece of fabric! Try putting it on in front of a mirror, that sometimes helps. ...
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    Re: Need help getting baby to the breast!

    My story is very similar to yours only my DD was started on bottles for excessive weight loss and jaundice (no NICU). I felt like we tried EVERYTHING to get her to nurse. Trust me, taking away the...
  24. Re: pain, sore nipples, gash...HELP..quite a few questions here...

    Are your nipples just flat or inverted? If they are just flat (mine are flatter also) try sandwiching the breast before he latches on to make sure that as much breast tissue as possible is going...
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    Re: Pinchy McPincherton

    My DD does the same thing on my left side too! You know our story. I talked to my LC about it and she thought that it was probably just our positioning and just to keep trying to readjust. She...
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